Governor Charlie Crist has extended an executive order that allows truckers to excede weight and size limits for shipping fruits and vegetables, a new report shows that the Tampa Bay area economy is relatively the same as it was a year ago, and yesterday was the final day for states to apply for federal money in the Race to the Top program.
Officials in South Florida are preparing for a mass migration of Haitian immigrants in the wake of the 7.0 earthquake that struck Haiti last week, Experts predict that Florida Growers have easily lost over 100 million dollars because of the recent cold snap and a state of emergency has been declared in all Florida Counties, yesterday's Martin Luther King Jr. holiday marks the 30th anniversary of the Tampa Organization of Black Affairs, a proposal to airlift Haitian orphans to the United States, and Florida Attorney General threatens a lawsuit if certain provisions in health care bill become law.
Ybor Art Studio and Live Art After Dark proudly presents: Wimmin of the Pit and The Danse Du Fête. With our combined efforts, we come together to help raise funds and awareness for the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life.
The public is invited to the All-County Orchestra Concert at 7:30 p.m., Friday, February 5 at Florida Southern College’s Branscomb Auditorium, 111 Lake Hollingsworth Drive, Lakeland. More than 220 students from 26 middle and high schools will perform.